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Criminal Justice and Courts Bill — Committee (3rd Day) (23 July 2014)

Lord Ramsbotham: ...;that we need to do better at rehabilitating young offenders because youth custodial outcomes are presently not good enough. By recognising that some people would continue to require separate specialist accommodation, the purpose of Part 2 of the Bill remains to establish a statutory framework for a pathfinder secure college, which the Government suggest is a solution to the problem....

Assisted Dying Bill [HL]: Second Reading (18 July 2014)

Lord Ribeiro: ...as a doctor to express the views of some of the medical royal colleges which believe that the law as it stands should remain. They represent the doctors who will have to implement and execute this Bill, unlike the rest of us, who are nearly all retired. My own college, the Royal College of Surgeons, of which I was president from 2005 to 2008, in a council minute of February 2005, stated:...

Bills Presented: Tyres (Buses and Coaches) (15 July 2014)

Steve Rotheram: I beg to move, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to introduce limits on the age of tyres on buses and coaches; and for connected purposes. The Bill would make it an offence to operate a public service vehicle with tyres that are 10 or more years old, give the traffic commissioners power of sanction and enforcement in this regard, and make it a requirement of the annual vehicle test that...

Children and Vulnerable Adults: Abuse — Motion to Take Note (26 June 2014)

Baroness Walmsley: ...a lifetime. The figures are disturbing. The UK’s latest report to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child admitted: “The number of children in England who were subject to a child protection plan increased by 47% between 2008 and 2012”. This is the same percentage increase as that recently reported by the NSPCC in cases of emotional abuse being reported to the police....

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Justice Bill:  Second Stage (24 June 2014)

Lord Morrow: I had better not break with the tradition of everyone else who has spoken in the debate; I had better welcome the Bill too, because it seems to be that that is the custom thing to do and the right thing to do. I think that it is the right thing to do in this instance, and I think that there are many positives in this Bill. I hope that, before the finished product, there will be...

Infrastructure Bill [HL] — Second Reading (18 June 2014) See 2 other results from this debate

Lord McKenzie of Luton: My Lords, as others have described, this is a hotchpotch of a Bill with important chunks still missing—perhaps more than we thought—and key related consultation processes still running their course or with conclusions yet undisclosed. In infrastructure parlance, the Bill could hardly be called shovel ready. Therefore, we have an intensive job to undertake to evaluate its impact on...

Tourism and Hospitality — Motion to Take Note (12 June 2014)

Lord Harrison: ...hospitality industries to recline, repine and decline in DCMS, which does not even have the grace to reflect tourism’s concerns in its name? My first question to the Minister is: did his brief come solely from DCMS or did he consult widely with BIS, the Treasury and the numerous other departments which have a fat finger in the ever-growing pie of the tourism and hospitality...

Extradition Committee — Membership Motions (12 June 2014)

...taken by the Committee in the last session of Parliament be referred to the Committee; That the evidence taken by the Committee shall, if the Committee so wishes, be published. Consolidation etc. Bills Committee In accordance with Standing Order 51, that, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following Lords be appointed to join with a Committee of the Commons as the Joint...

Outlawries Bill: Debate on the Address — [1st day] (4 June 2014)

Joan Walley: ...is a sense of urgency. To get that outcome from the climate change talks and negotiations, we must start right here with no further delay to the fourth carbon budget. Other environmental measures have been touched on by previous speakers and relate to the planning and infrastructure Bill. I mentioned jobs and homes, and I believe that a truly environmental infrastructure Bill would contain...

Prohibition of Unpaid Internships: New Clause 8 — Right to supply tickets to events of national significance (13 May 2014)

Jennifer Willott: ..., tenants and leaseholders could get compensation. We are going further. Today, in a move that ensures a fair deal for landlords and tenants, I am pleased to announce that we will be amending the Bill to require letting agents to publish full details of the fees that they charge. Currently the Advertising Standards Authority requires letting agents only to list charges to the tenant up...

Draft National Policy Statement for National Networks — Motion to Approve (8 May 2014)

Lord Rosser: ...policy statement, it has also been helpful to see the House of Commons Transport Committee report on it, which was published yesterday. The draft statement published by the Department for Transport consultation sets out the policy against which the Secretary of State will make decisions on applications for development consent for nationally significant infrastructure projects on the...

Water Bill (Programme) (No. 2): Clause 10 — Agreements by water undertakers to adopt infrastructure (7 May 2014)

Angela Smith: May I start by thanking the Minister for his kind comments? As it is some time since the Bill was debated on the Floor of the House, I want briefly to refresh the memories of Members on it. It includes many important reforms that attempt to build on three important reviews taken forward by the previous Government: the Pitt review on flooding, the Walker review on affordability, and the Cave...

Scottish Parliament: Organ Donation (1 May 2014)

Chic Brodie: ...inquiry on child sexual exploitation. However, none of our work has touched our psyche to as great an extent as the petition that we are debating, although I am sure that the Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill will do so when it comes before us for our consideration. Petition PE1453 calls on the Parliament to consider the introduction of an opt-out system for organ donation in Scotland. I...

Speaker’s Statement: High Speed Rail (London – West Midlands) Bill (28 April 2014)

Lilian Greenwood: ...arguably more urgent than ever before. Many Members have made the case for investment today, and not just for high-speed rail, which is precisely why Network Rail has been allocated more than 37 billion to spend on our existing railways over the next five years, including in the south-west. The doubling of passenger numbers over the past 20 years has placed enormous demands on our...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Mental Health (28 April 2014)

Edwin Poots: ..., which will include promoting good mental health and well-being in our young people. Maeve McLaughlin raised the issue of resettlement: 44 long-stay patients are to be resettled from long-stay wards in psychiatric hospitals; and 46 delayed discharge patients are to be discharged to the community. The HSCB has advised that it has the funding to discharge the long-stay...

Water Bill — Third Reading (8 April 2014)

Lord de Mauley: ...I thank all noble Lords for their contribution to this debate. I have listened to them extremely carefully. I thank my noble friend Lord Moynihan for welcoming the changes that we are making to the Bill to enable incumbent water companies to exit the non-household market for retail services. I thank the noble Lord, Lord Whitty, as well, for his comments in that regard. I thank, too, the...

Public Bill Committee: Deregulation Bill: Clause 68 - Commencement (25 March 2014)

Oliver Heald: ...a particular kind of housing is built, it should have particular features. Equally, it will cover water stress, as I mentioned. However, there could well be other aspects. New clause 13 amends the Planning and Energy Act 2008, which allows local planning inspectors to require that buildings meet higher energy efficiency standards than in building regulations. This change is needed because...

Public Bill Committee: Criminal Justice and Courts Bill: Schedule 4 - Contracting out secure colleges (20 March 2014)

Dan Jarvis: ...insert assessing and promoting the best interests of young people into the list of duties for a secure college custody officer, as listed in schedule 4(8). We do not intend to force it to a vote to be included within the Bill, but we feel that it is important to discuss this issue specifically. Education is, of course, vital and a central part of rehabilitation, but provision for children...

Newspaper Supply Chain (19 March 2014)

Jennifer Willott: ...made by the UK’s independent competition authorities. In the case of newspaper supply, the Office of Fair Trading considered the market in a broad and detailed way over several years and, as part of those investigations, consulted widely and collected much evidence. In 2008, the OFT published competition guidance to the newspaper wholesale sector. It did not give the sector a clean...

Immigration Bill — Committee (5th Day) (17 March 2014)

Lord Taylor of Holbeach: ...within Government at this time. As I reply to the debate, noble Lords will pick up the messages and echoes of that. Of course, some of what we have been talking about lies outside the provisions in the Bill. The noble Lord, Lord Rosser, would like to include certain provisions in it, but I hope I can persuade the Committee that what noble Lords seek might be best done through a...

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